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Geneva Call gathers 21 armed movements in Geneva to discuss how to better protect children and education in armed conflict

1 December 2016

From 22 to 24 November 2016, 31 leaders, commanders and advisers of 21 armed movements from 11 countries, including Syria, Iraq, Colombia, Yemen, and Burma/Myanmar, participated in workshops and discussions around the... read more

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IN THEIR WORDS – a new video featuring 13 representatives of armed non-State actors

16 September 2015

Geneva Call has just released a short video featuring 13 high-level representatives of armed non-State actors (ANSAs) from 10 countries, including Syria, Burma/Myanmar and Sudan. In it, they explain why they think it is... read more

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Training in Yemen and the Philippines on sexual violence and gender equality

10 January 2015

Sexual violence and rape in particular are pervasive in many armed conflicts. Geneva Call has been engaging armed non-State actors and local communities on this issue, as well as on the promotion of gender equality... read more

Philippines

Philippine armed group about to sign a Comprehensive Peace Agreement with the Government

28 February 2014

The Government of the Philippines and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) - an armed movement that had been fighting for decades for a separate State in Mindanao - have announced that they have cleared the last... read more

Geneva Call Verification Mission in the Philippines finds evidence of AP mine use, but MILF responsibility not established

26 March 2010

Geneva Call has released details of the findings of the Verification Mission in November 2009 that investigated allegations that the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) had violated its obligations under the Deed of... read more

Investigation in the Philippines finds evidence of AP mine use; MILF responsibility not established

26 March 2010

Investigation in the Philippines finds evidence of AP mine use; MILF responsibility not established Geneva - 26 March 2010 Geneva Call has released details of a report of an investigative mission that took place in... read more

Verification Mission to investigate allegations of landmine use by the Moro Islamic Liberation Front in the Philippines conducted

30 November 2009

Verification Mission to investigate allegations of landmine use by the Moro Islamic Liberation Front in the Philippines conducted 30 November 2009 A Geneva Call-led team of experts has just returned from the... read more

Geneva Call leads field investigation into allegations of landmine use by the Moro Islamic Liberation Front in the Philippines

27 November 2009

Geneva Call leads field investigation into allegations of landmine use by the Moro Islamic Liberation Front in the Philippines 27 November 2009 A team of experts has just completed an investigation into allegations... read more

New humanitarian mechanism for rebel groups succefully tested in the Philippines: international mission meets with MILF leaders in Mindanao and Manila

1 May 2002

New humanitarian mechanism for rebel groups successfully tested in the Philippines: International mission meets with Moro Islamic Liberation Front leaders in Mindanao and Manila Geneva Call, a new international... read more